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  • Bio Insights
    did I just see ITA bonds hit 7 yet again? Uh oh
    11/16/11
    Reply (14)
    • Native Texan: Yes, per blurb on CNBC at bottom of screen.
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    • 1980XLS: Nobody cares. Just buy the f-ing Dip!
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    • dak269: Spain also seeing increased bond rates ahead of a big auction tomorrow...
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    • dak269: We don't care 'til we do....do we!?!!?
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    • nasalpancho: We're probably days-weeks away from banking collapse over there --they are trying to keep it to 2012 but i think they fail-we will care then
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    • dak269: Maybe it will hit between Turkey Day and Xmas....Bernanke will spin the tick up in the suicide rate as temp volatility due to the Holidays
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    • jason2788: When did that ever matter?
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    • Bio Insights: jason - that's the new psychological level that the ECB starts freaking out and buying ITA bonds to drive down yield
      11/16/11
    • 1980XLS: ECB has limited bullets though. They are not authorized to print euros. as of yet.
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    • dak269: Bloomberg reporting that Boston Fed Pres Rosengren says Fed ready to help ECB when the poop hits the fan...not surprising though...
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    • 1980XLS: Tea Party will NOT be happy. Probably not the Flea Party either.
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    • Bio Insights: We can just QE to get everyone out of the dollar for once
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    • dak269: The fed will be happy when it's $5 to make a peanut butter sandwich! :P
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    • Native Texan: Don't worry, dak269, they'll try and blame Bush.
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